Religion: Islam - Religion

  • Islamophobia and Everyday Multiculturalism in Australia book cover

    Islamophobia and Everyday Multiculturalism in Australia

    1st Edition

    By Randa Abdel-Fattah

    This book explores Islamophobia in Australia, shifting attention from its victims to its perpetrators by examining the visceral, atavistic nature of people’s feelings and responses to the Muslim ‘other’ in everyday life. Based on ethnographic fieldwork, Islamophobia and Everyday Multiculturalism…

    Paperback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge
    Studies in Migration and Diaspora

  • Religions in Contemporary Africa: An Introduction book cover

    Religions in Contemporary Africa

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Laura S. Grillo, Adriaan van Klinken, Hassan J. Ndzovu

    Religions in Contemporary Africa is an accessible and comprehensive introduction to the three main religious traditions on the African continent, African indigenous religions, Christianity and Islam. The book provides a historical overview of these important traditions and focuses on the roles they…

    Paperback – 2019-04-05
    Routledge

  • The Qur'an's Reformation of Judaism and Christianity: Return to the Origins book cover

    The Qur'an's Reformation of Judaism and Christianity

    Return to the Origins, 1st Edition

    Edited by Holger M. Zellentin

    This volume explores the relationship between the Qur’an and the Jewish and Christian traditions, considering aspects of continuity and reform. The chapters examine the Qur’an’s retelling of biblical narratives, as well as its reaction to a wide array of topics that mark Late Antique…

    Hardback – 2019-04-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Qur'an

  • Tantawi Jawhari and the Qur'an: Tafsir and Social Concerns in the Twentieth Century book cover

    Tantawi Jawhari and the Qur'an

    Tafsir and Social Concerns in the Twentieth Century, 1st Edition

    By Majid Daneshgar

    Shaykh Ṭanṭāwī Jawharī was an Egyptian exegete known for having produced a scientific interpretation of the Qurʾān. A pioneering scholar in terms of familiarising the people of his time with many previously neglected matters regarding Islam and science, his publications shocked the Cairo…

    Paperback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge

  • Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Religion book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Religion

    1st Edition

    By Various

    This set collects together in 19 volumes a wealth of texts on Sociology of Religion. An invaluable reference resource, it contains classic books on a wide range of topics, including: religion and violence, religion and family life, religion and society, culture and class.…

    Hardback – 2019-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Religion

  • Da'wa and Other Religions: Indian Muslims and the Modern Resurgence of Global Islamic Activism book cover

    Da'wa and Other Religions

    Indian Muslims and the Modern Resurgence of Global Islamic Activism, 1st Edition

    By Matthew J. Kuiper

    Da‘wa, a concept rooted in the scriptural and classical tradition of Islam, has been dramatically re-appropriated in modern times across the Muslim world. Championed by a variety of actors in diverse contexts, da‘wa –"inviting" to Islam, or Islamic missionary activity – has become central to the…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Race, Religion, and the ‘Indian Muslim’ Predicament in Singapore book cover

    Race, Religion, and the ‘Indian Muslim’ Predicament in Singapore

    1st Edition

    By Torsten Tschacher

    Indian Muslims form the largest ethnic minority within Singapore’s otherwise largely Malay Muslim community. Despite its size and historic importance, however, Singaporean Indian Muslims have received little attention by scholarship and have also felt side-lined by Singapore’s Malay-dominated…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • The Qur'an between the Ottoman Empire and the Turkish Republic: An Exegetical Tradition book cover

    The Qur'an between the Ottoman Empire and the Turkish Republic

    An Exegetical Tradition, 1st Edition

    By Susan Gunasti

    The Qur’an between the Ottoman Empire and the Turkish Republic is one of the few book-length studies on an Ottoman Qur’an commentary. Its premise is that "the Ottoman Empire" did not come to an end until 1950 so far as Islam was concerned in Turkey. The work explores the relationship between…

    Hardback – 2019-03-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Qur'an

  • Swami Vivekananda and Non-Hindu Traditions: A Universal Advaita book cover

    Swami Vivekananda and Non-Hindu Traditions

    A Universal Advaita, 1st Edition

    By Stephen E. Gregg

    The Hindu thinker Swami Vivekananda (1863-1902) was and remains an important figure both within India, and in the West, where he was notable for preaching Vedanta. Scholarship surrounding Vivekananda is dominated by hagiography and his (mis)appropriation by the political Hindu Right. This work…

    Hardback – 2019-03-18
    Routledge

  • Women, Islam and Education in Iran book cover

    Women, Islam and Education in Iran

    1st Edition

    Edited by Goli M. Rezai-Rashti, Golnar Mehran, Shirin Abdmolaei

    Drawing on the complexities and nuances in women’s education in relation to the aftermath of the 1979 Iranian Revolution, this edited collection examines implications of religious-based policies on gender relations as well as the unanticipated outcomes of increasing participation of women in…

    Hardback – 2019-03-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Gender and Sexuality in Education

  • Muslim Women, Domestic Violence, and Psychotherapy: Theological and Clinical Issues book cover

    Muslim Women, Domestic Violence, and Psychotherapy

    Theological and Clinical Issues, 1st Edition

    By Nazila Isgandarova

    Muslim Women, Domestic Violence, and Psychotherapy reconciles newly emerging Islamic practical theology with the findings and theories of contemporary social sciences. It is an inquiry about the lived experience of the Islamic tradition and its application in Islamic counseling with Muslim women…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge

  • Medicine and Religion in the Life of an Ottoman Sheikh: Al-Damanhuri’s

    Medicine and Religion in the Life of an Ottoman Sheikh

    Al-Damanhuri’s "Clear Statement" on Anatomy, 1st Edition

    By Ahmed Ragab

    In 1768, Aḥmad al-Damanhūrī became the rector (shaykh) of al-Azhar, which was one of the most authoritative and respected positions in the Ottoman Empire. He occupied this position until his death. Despite being a prolific author, whose writings are largely extant, al-Damanhūrī remains almost…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge
    Religious Cultures in the Early Modern World

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